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East Side Mario's

170 University Ave W, Waterloo, Ontario N2L 3E9, Canada
+1 519-725-9310
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  • Excellent7%
  • Very good19%
  • Average36%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible23%
20 Apr 2018
1 week ago
“Soup/salad combo was good”
Restaurant Hours
Pizza, Italian
$$ - $$$
170 University Ave W, Waterloo, Ontario N2L 3E9, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Been there twice in the last month with colleagues for lunch. Everyone was happy with their meals. I had soup/salad both times. Soup was excellent & salad was crisp (unlike today's visit at the King Street location). Dressing on salad is also much tastier then...More

Thank Smiles53
Reviewed 21 April 2018

Guess I should have looked at the reviews before going here but thought we would take a chance. We are just not having luck with any East Side Marios except the one in Guelph, Ontario. Got there at 6:30 and didn't leave until almost 9:00....nope...More

Thank harlin_99
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

Went with family for lunch on the 31 st of December . Predicted temperature -30 *c at night 😀. As vegetarians who don’t eat mushroom too was impressed by their Italian spread. Of course my daughters placed the orders 😜. Would be lost being a...More

Thank Srikumar G
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

Terrible owner. Parked my car 10 meters away from the restaurant, the owner(or manager) yelled at me to move away or he will call the security(also called me too poor to afford a meal?) Had several good experiences in there, would never come if i...More

1  Thank Yicheng Fang F
Reviewed 6 October 2016

Before I begin I want to give credit where credit is due. To the East Side Mario's wait staff thank you. You guys were great tonight and the only reason this place gets two stars is because of you. For 2 years now if anything...More

1  Thank poutinefan
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

The night started okay with our appetizers and drinks, though the service was slow and it wasn't really that busy. The main was okay, not great, and we had to "ask" for water refills. Overall, not going to be my first choice for another visit...

Thank Thomas R
Reviewed 14 July 2016

Have a drink at the bar while waiting for your table. Friendly staff, good food, and good value. An excellent choice for dinner!

Thank gatorgal2015
Reviewed 6 July 2016

Ordered a pick up for Penne Arrabiata - the order was delayed and had missing items. It took more that 40 minutes when they had said it would take 20 minutes. They also had items that were missing. After we pointed that out it took...More

Thank Pratul M
Reviewed 15 June 2016

Met with good friends for Birthday Supper. Hadn't been to an Eastside Mario's in years. Loved our server - Sean - had his work cut out with our group. We had so many questions on the listings in the menu. Salad and bread always is...More

Thank macphersie3424186
Reviewed 16 April 2016

I really want to say I have had a positive experience here, but I haven't. Only reason we go back is because we absolutely love the garden salad, the dressing so yummy! But unfortunately we have always experienced problems.

Thank kate g
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff
Good for
Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 170 University Ave W, Waterloo, Ontario N2L 3E9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Region of Waterloo  >  Waterloo
  • Phone Number: +1 519-725-9310
Hey Budda Boom Budda Bing! We are the Home of All-You-Can-Eat soup or salad and garlic home loaf and offer delicious Italian meals at great value. At East Side Mario’s your family is our family and we are committed to deliver Amore in everything we do!
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